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wallstreet-102317.jpg Focus of the market in the next days will be on corporate stories as the earnings season will be in full steam from next week onward. The initial trend from U.S. Futures Index suggest that Wall Street might open higher at the opening. The market is reflecting the geo-political developments, especially the victory of Shinzo Abe's party and the probable continuation of the government.

Hasbro-102317.jpg Play and entertainment company Hasbro, Inc. reported Monday higher profit in its third quarter, benefited by strong revenues in all regions. Both earnings and topline beat market estimates. The improvements were partly offset by negative impact of the Toys"R"Us bankruptcy in the U.S. and Canada. Looking ahead, the company projects higher revenues for the fourth quarter.

markethigher-102317.jpg European stocks were broadly higher on Monday as investors shrugged off the standoff between Spain and Catalonia and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's solid election win made it tough for the Bank of Japan to scale back its stimulus. A pullback in metals prices weighed on commodity- related stocks...

boingo-102317.jpg Shares of Boingo Wireless Inc. (WIFI), an operator of indoor wireless networks, are up more than 85% year-to-date while the S&P North American Technology Sector Index has returned only 30% during the same period.

Philips-Q3-102317.jpg Dutch consumer electronics giant Philips Electronics NV reported Monday lower attributable net income in its third quarter, while pre-tax income increased. Sales were flat on a reported basis, but grew 4 percent on a comparable basis mainly on growth in China. Further, the company said its outlook for 2017 remains unchanged despite ongoing global uncertainties.

shareshigher-102317.jpg European stocks may open higher on Monday as an emphatic election victory for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party in Sunday's general election paved the way for a continuation of loose monetary policy. The dollar hit a three-month high versus the yen and gold hovered near its lowest...

Pharma-102317.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about promising results from Albireo's phase II study of A4250 in children with cholestatic liver disease; Complete Response Letter for Antares' Xyosted, designed for treating hypogonadism in adult men; disappointing results from DBV Technologies' phase III trial of Viaskin Peanut and FDA approval of GlaxoSmithKline's Shingrix for the prevention of shingles.

Wallstreet-013013_20Oct17.jpg Stocks moved mostly higher over the course of the trading session on Friday following the mixed performance seen in the previous session. With the upward move on the day, the major averages once again reached new record closing highs.

AfghanNationalArmy-102017.jpg A new report shows a substantial number of Afghan security personnel have gone Absent Without Leave, or AWOL, while training within the U.S. The report from the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction found that 152 Afghan trainees have gone AWOL since 2005.

Iran-NucleaDeal-102017.jpg A vast majority of Americans think the U.S. should not withdraw from an international agreement aimed at preventing Iran from developing nuclear weapons, according to the results of a new CNN poll. The poll found that 67 percent of Americans think the U.S. should not withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal.

Trump-Smile-102017.jpg President Donald Trump has reportedly offered his support to three Republican Senators that former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has indicated he would like to unseat. Citing five people familiar with the calls, a report from Politico said Trump spoke with Senators John Barrasso, R-Wyo.,...

IkeaDresser-102017.jpg Another baby has reportedly died after a recalled Ikea dresser tipped over. Two-year-old Jozef Dudek of California is reportedly the eighth child to be killed by the Ikea dresser that was recalled in June 2016. The family's lawyer said the three-drawer Ikea dresser tipped over and crushed the baby...

wallstreet2-103112_20Oct17.jpg After showing an early move to the upside, stocks remain mostly positive in mid-day trading on Friday. With the upward move on the day, the major averages have once again reached new record intraday highs.

sunwingair-102017.jpg A passenger has filed a lawsuit against Canadian budget airline Sunwing Airlines for serving him cheap sparkling wine instead of champagne on board a flight, according to media reports. The Canadian passenger, Daniel MacDuff, reportedly boarded his Sunwing flight to Cuba in February, on a flight package that advertised a complimentary on-board champagne toast.

Patty-Murray-Lamar-102017.jpg Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and ranking member Patty Murray, D-Wash., announced Thursday that twenty-two other Senators are cosponsoring their bipartisan plan to provide short-term stability to Obamacare. The bipartisan bill includes a two-year extension of the cost-sharing...

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